Eugene -- Oregon quarterback Justin Roper had a big day throwing the ball, 22-for-34, 301 yards, three touchdowns with a long of 60, plus ran the ball on 15 occasions for 47 yards with a long of 26. Roper talked about his performance following the game.
May 2, 2009
Some things have changed but others haven't for sophomore quarterback Justin Roper. Last year he was riding the bench as the fifth string quarterback when injuries to the other guys shot him up to starter. He led the team in an impressive win in the Sun Bowl and for three games this season he was the main signal caller until he went down with a knee injury in the Purdue game.
October 22, 2008
When Justin Roper grabbed for his left knee on the turf at Purdue three weeks ago, it was the first time he had ever been injured in his football career. The knee injury turned out to be relatively minor, but to complicate things for the Duck sophomore, a case of viral tonsillitis caused him to miss the USC game plus lose eight pounds in a week's time.
October 9, 2008
When Justin Roper walked off the field after the 74th annual Brut Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas last December, he had just completed his first starting assignment as a Duck quarterback. The Ducks were a 56-21 winner, and Roper got his name in the Sun Bowl record books along the way.
April 2, 2008